The 29th IASP Annual World Conference on Science and Technology Parks in 2012 will take place in Tallinn, Estonia. The World Conference will bring together experts from STPs (Science and Technology Parks), academia, public sector and business to discuss and debate in depth the trends in STPs as increasingly complex structures for professional innovation support. This conference will feature presentations of the future direction of STP services, management and development.

IASP is the worldwide network of Science and Technology Parks. With nearly 390 members in 70 countries, IASP connects Science Park professionals from across the globe and provides services that drive growth and effectiveness for members.

IASP members enhance the competitiveness of companies and entrepreneurs in their cities and regions, and contribute to global technology-led economic development through innovation, entrepreneurship, and the transfer of knowledge and technology.

IASP is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and a founding member of the World Alliance for Innovation (WAINOVA).


PAKRI Sience and Industrial Park’s partner Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol is the host of IASP 29th Annual World Conference in 2012. Tehnopol is the largest science and business environment in Estonia for knowledge based companies. Today there are 150 companies, Tallinn University of Technology and IT College in Tehnopol. Tehnopol provides a unique set of value adding business development services, convenient infrastructure and international cooperation opportunities for companies.

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